Student Spotlight

Zoya Sandhu, OMS I

Class of 2022

  • Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT
  • Undergraduate Studies: Biology
  • Clubs and Activities: Member of Medical Students Advocating for Underprivileged Populations (MSAUP) and Women in Medicine Club.

Why did you choose RVUCOM? I chose RVU because of the amazing board scores. I feel like I will be completely prepared for whichever...
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Faculty Spotlight

Cheryl McCormick, PhD

Associate Dean for Integrated Curriculum
Professor of Physiology

  • Hometown: Reidsville, NC
  • Undergraduate Studies: Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at Salem College. Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Technology from Medical College of Virginia.
  • Graduate Studies: Doctor of Philosophy degree in Pharmacology/Physiology and a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Clinical Chemistry from Wake Forest University.

What classes do you teach? I teach Renal I and II, and IHL I. Why did you choose to...
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Profile

William Warkentin, MD, FACP

Part-Time Staff Physician
Rocky Vista Health Center

wwarkentin@rockyvistahc.com • (720) 874-2449
Rocky Vista Health Center


Dr. William Warkentin has enjoyed practicing Internal Medicine in Colorado for more than 30 years. He completed his medical education at Baylor College of Medicine and the University of Utah, receiving honors at both institutions. He is board-certified in Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, the medical association’s highest honor.

What drives Dr. Warkentin to continue practicing general Internal Medicine is his dedication to delivering the best, up-to-date, highest quality, and compassionate medical care to his patients from the Aurora and Parker areas every day.

Dr. Warkentin places a strong emphasis on patient education and preventive care, and he implements this medical philosophy at the Rocky Vista Health Center on the University campus. He believes in the mutual bond between the patient and the physician to work together to get the best result possible for the patient.  He also enjoys working with medical students and post-graduate internal medicine residents as an attending physician in the Rocky Vista Health Center.  With the comprehensive team approach utilized at the Health Center, a successful clinical outcome is possible for all patients.

Dr. Warkentin enjoys all of the wonderful outdoor opportunities that Colorado has to offer with his wife Judi, their sons and their families, and his sweet dog Sadie.